Oral glucose clearance in nonagenarians in relation to functional capacity, medication and oral variables.

@article{Lundgren1997OralGC,
  title={Oral glucose clearance in nonagenarians in relation to functional capacity, medication and oral variables.},
  author={Michael Lundgren and Dowen Birkhed and Gunilla Steen and C. G. Emilson and Tor Osterberg and Bertil Steen},
  journal={Gerodontology},
  year={1997},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={17-27}
}
OBJECTIVES To study oral sugar (glucose) clearance and to examine some factors which were believed to either influence or be dependent upon oral glucose clearance. DESIGN Cross-sectional, clinical study with analysis of records. SETTING Göteborg gerontological and geriatric population studies, Göteborg University, Sweden. SUBJECTS 71 community-dwelling individuals, 27 men and 44 women, of a representative sample of 260 92-year-old persons. INTERVENTION AND MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Glucose… CONTINUE READING